Composite bonding adhesives for lightweight vehicle construction

DuPont Composite Bonding Adhesives

To meet government legislation on carbon emissions, OEM’s are increasingly selecting composite materials for lightweight vehicle construction and to reduce vehicle emissions. Structural adhesives have been proven to be the best bonding method for composites where they enable composites to be bonded to coated metals, whilst maintaining the integrity of the fibre composite part. BETAFORCE™ … Read moreComposite bonding adhesives for lightweight vehicle construction

DuPont launches new brand identity

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DowDuPont had announced in February 2018 that its Speciality Products Division will be called DuPont when it becomes an independent, publicly traded company, which is expected by June 2019. The new DuPont will deliver specialised customer solutions across four segments: Electronics & Imaging, Nutrition & Biosciences, Safety & Construction, and Transportation & Advanced Polymers. As … Read moreDuPont launches new brand identity

Antala and Dow Driving the Design of New Electric Taxis

Antala are proud to be working with LEVC (London Electric Vehicle Company) on their ground-breaking work in developing the iconic black cabs. The new taxis had begun carrying fare-paying passengers, earlier this year. Dow Automotive System’s structural adhesives, bonding, and sealing solutions were critical in accommodating the design requirements for the taxi’s new lightweight aluminium … Read moreAntala and Dow Driving the Design of New Electric Taxis

Dow Automotive Structural Adhesives enhance lightweight module construction

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Dow Automotive Structural Adhesives enhance lightweight module construction Dow Automotive Systems structural adhesives BETAFORCE™, BETAMATE™ and BETASEAL™ solutions have been shown to enhance lightweight module construction. Car manufacturers are increasingly designing and using a mix of multi-materials in liftgate/hatchback, decklids, and front-end carrier modules. This helps to reduce weight whilst maintaining design flexibility, style and … Read moreDow Automotive Structural Adhesives enhance lightweight module construction

BETAPRIME Primers Dow Automotive Systems

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Promoting Glass and Metal Adhesion BETAPRIME primers from Dow Automotive Systems promote adhesion to the vehicle body or glass, and are ideal for use in automotive glass replacement applications. BETAPRIME primers are easy to use and meet all OEM and long-term durability requirements. The BETAPRIME primer portfolio includes BETAPRIME 5404A Pinchweld and Encapsulation Primer Simplifies … Read moreBETAPRIME Primers Dow Automotive Systems